Different directions for retro-inverso peptides

George W. Preston

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Retro-inverso peptides are reversed sequences of mirror-image amino acid residues. Synthetic molecules of this type have long been considered potential mimics of functional peptides. This Peptide Highlights article examines some recent applications of the retro-inverso transformation at the interface of peptide chemistry and medicine.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Peptide Science
Early online date9 Dec 2021
Publication statusPublished - 9 Dec 2021

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